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Hernando County churches to host Bible school programs, other events


Suncoast Christian Church, 8449 Cobb Road, will host Wonderful Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in July and August. Children in kindergarten through sixth grade are invited to participate in music, Bible stories, crafts and outdoor fun. Preregistration is required by June 29. Call (352) 797-0401.

Lakewood Retreat, 25458 Dan Brown Hill Road, is offering a summer camp, "Extreme Heart Makeover: Divine Intervention — the Beat Goes On," to children ages 6 to 15 on July 24-29. It will be a week of fun, teaching, praise, worship, activities and relationship building. Register for the camp at (352) 796-4097.


Christ the King Full Gospel Worship Center, 5311 Commercial Way, will offer a Bible school program, "Digging into God's Word," from 9 a.m. to noon July 11-15. Children ages 5 to 12 may be registered at the church office Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call (352) 596-5366 or (352) 238-8354.

Calvary Church of the Nazarene, 235 Cobblestone Drive, will present Roy and Amy Pauley in concert at the 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. services Sunday. Roy Pauley, who is known for his column in Singing News magazine, is a song evangelist and is accompanied by his wife, Amy, on the keyboard. There is no admission cost; an offering will be taken.

Grace Lutheran Church, 411 Mariner Blvd., will have a free petting zoo from 10 a.m. to noon July 9. Children can interact with friendly animals and have a ride on a pony. Free hot dogs and cold drinks will be provided. Information about the church's preschool program will be available.Call (352) 688-1057.

The Baha'is of Hernando County will host the Tranquility Zone, a place of rest and reflection with inspiring words and soothing music, at 7 p.m. Friday at Spring Hill United Church of Christ, 4244 Mariner Blvd. Transportation is available, and refreshments will be served. Call (352) 666-7280.


Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way, will offer its vacation Bible school program, "PandaMania: Where God is Wild About You," to children ages 3 to 12 from 9 a.m. to noon July 11-15. Young children must be potty-trained. Registration forms are available in the office, or call (352) 597-1456.

Information may be e-mailed to Gail Hollenbeck at, faxed to (352) 754-6133 or mailed to: Hernando Times, Religion Calendar, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613. The deadline is 10 working days before the event or reservation deadline. Information cannot be published if the time, date, physical address, ticket price, contact person or phone number is missing. Call (352) 754-6112 and leave a message.

Hernando County churches to host Bible school programs, other events 07/01/11 [Last modified: Friday, July 1, 2011 5:07pm]
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